Skin Hydration and Environmental Stressors

2019-11-14T20:15:13+00:00

More and more we are becoming aware of the impact of environmental pollutants and the affect they can have on the vital functions of the skin. This can lead to many issues, the most noticeable being wrinkles, dehydration and hyperpigmentation that create the dark spots typically associated with advancing age, and dehydration that can set [...]

Skin Hydration and Environmental Stressors2019-11-14T20:15:13+00:00

Moisturizing Strategies for Fall and Winter

2019-11-14T20:02:39+00:00

Moisturizing Strategies for Fall and Winter As we transition from Fall into Winter our skin can be difficult to deal with. Products that just yesterday were working great for your complexion just don't seem as effective today. Anyone with sensitive skin prone to irritation can find that their skin can erupt overnight. This is also [...]

Moisturizing Strategies for Fall and Winter2019-11-14T20:02:39+00:00

Moisturizing strategies for Fall and Winter

2019-11-14T17:52:50+00:00

Under normal conditions ideal hydration of the skin is maintained when the surface of the skin contains 20% water and the lower layers of the epidermis contain 70%. This ensures lubrication and protection of the natural moisture barrier of the skin. We call this the Natural Moisturizing Factor (NMF). The NMF is composed of water-soluble [...]

Moisturizing strategies for Fall and Winter2019-11-14T17:52:50+00:00

Skin Hydration

2019-11-14T17:24:38+00:00

Strengthening your skin’s ability to retain moisture is the key to youthful looking skin.  Understanding your skin's natural moisture level is understanding that it can fluctuate depending on your skin type and the kind of environmental exposures your skin is exposed to. The lipid layer of your skin is designed to keep moisture in and [...]

Skin Hydration2019-11-14T17:24:38+00:00
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